President and CEO
Jacques Ritt is the Chief Executive Officer of SOGET, a world leader in Port Single Window, based in Le Havre.
He joined SOGET in 1992 as Managing Director and became the Chief Executive Officer in 1997. From this moment on, he has been committed to the development of the company in France and worldwide with the first contract overseas for the implementation of a Port Single Window in Mauritius in 2007.
He holds a Master’s in scientific computing, a postgraduate diploma (DEA) in "Automatic field-related documentation" and is a postgraduate in Accounting, Law, Economy and Finance.
Jacques Ritt is also Executive Officer of SOGYP, CEO of SML (SOGET Mauritius Ltd), Director of MACCS (Mauritius Cargo Community System) and Founding member and Chairman of the Executive Committee of SEFACIL.
In the global context of exacerbated trade, economic competitiveness and development of countries are based on their ability to trade in an efficient and fluid way.
The implementation of Single Window allows public and private operators to improve the quality of their services in complete transparency while ensuring the safety of exchanged data.
In Cotonou for instance, the implementation of a Port Single Window to increase fluidity in the movement of goods has led to impressive results. In terms of logistics efficiency as well as increasing state revenues while improving the governance of the country. Jacques Ritt, CEO of SOGET, will present a case study of the Republic of Benin’s success story.
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